Canada Awards for ExcellenceRecipient Profile
2022 Silver Recipient
Mental Health at Work®
Air Canada has been progressing steadily towards providing enhanced mental health awareness, tools and resources to support their employees since the reception of the Bronze level certification in 2019. Air Canada is committed to fostering a psychologically healthy workplace that provides a respectful and productive environment and makes every reasonable effort to promote and protect the mental health of employees. Their overarching goal is to create a culture of mental health awareness through education, engagement, and accountability.
UBY orientation on the road. Air Canada’s mental health managers Sobora and Gladys went on a nationwide tour where employees learned about mental health programs, trainings offered and other wellness initiatives. Each session ended with a “safe space” minute, where employees opened up about their concerns and provided feedback in a safe, non-judgemental environment.
Mental Health at Work® – Bronze, 2019